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The Byre Converted to provide facilities for disabled & able bodied visitors. All switches & worksurfaces constructed for use from wheelchair. Grab rails in wet room.

Luxury Self-Catering Detached Studio Cottage on our 14 acre smallholding in An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
Converted to the highest standard of accommodation for 2 visitors of all abilities.

This idyllic location provides panoramic views of the Stiperstones and surrounding natural countryside and makes this the perfect place for a relaxing holiday

The bay window offers visitors expansive views of the wonderful Shropshire Hills, with their glorious sunrises as well as the star-filled skies at night. Ideally situated for exploring the historic towns of Ludlow, Shrewsbury and Ironbridge along with the many castles in the area. The Welsh Marches, with their beautiful scenery have been designated one of the Tranquil Areas of Britain by the Council for the Preservation of Rural England and the Countryside Commission. Here buzzards and kites soar overhead by day and owls by night and the haunting cry of curlews can be heard as they fly over during Spring and Summer.
There are several unspoilt country pubs close by that are accessible to wheelchairs and in nearby Bishop’s Castle you can sample the award winning beers from the two micro breweries. A well-stocked and friendly Village Shop, Off Licence and PO is less than a mile away, along quiet country lanes. If you require a larger shop there is a supermarket just a few miles away at Churchstoke. You will find many thoughtful details at The Byre from books and games to a welcome pack of milk, butter, tea, coffee and our own free-range eggs when available.
Summary of accommodation and equipment
Full central Heating - Colour television/DVD player +
selection of DVDs - CD/Radio + selection of CDs
Fully equipped kitchen with fridge, microwave and small
electric cooker
All worksurfaces, light switches and handles are designed
for use from wheelchair height.
Double Swingaway bed with ortho-comfort mattress
All linen and towels supplied
Spacious shower room equipped with grab rails
and roll-in shower
(shower stool/wheelchair provided upon request)
Wheelchair turning spaces in all areas - No steps
Garden and patio - Ample car parking
Accommodation and farmyard on one level
Tariff 2010
Week beginning Saturday
9th January - 24th April ~ £240
1st May - 18th September ~ £270
25th September - 11th Dec ~ £240
18th Dec - 8th January ~ £300
Out of Season Short Breaks
£50 per night
Be sure of a warm welcome from
JOHN AND YVONNE HART
Crosfields, Gravels Bank, Minsterley,
Shropshire SY5 0HG
Tel: 01743 891412

e-mail: yj.hart@virgin.net
   

 

Some comments from our Visitors Book

“What a place: bilberries & goats milk, buzzards and pink clouds, hills alive with the sound of owls”

“Well, what can we say, simply ‘the best’ ever, what a lovely time we have had, and the scenery at times took our breath away”

“must be England’s loveliest countryside ‘Let us away out of the murky day of sullen towns, into the silver noise of woods where every bud has found her way sunward, and every leaf has found a voice’ (excerpt from local auther Mary Webb - Freedom)”